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Strength of Materials: Stress Elements

Elements are used to express the different stress on the points that were shown above in a more simplified manner. They will show both the normal stresses and shear stresses on one diagram. To view what a stress element looks like refer to the figure below.

Stress Element

For three dimensional problems there can be up to three of these elements representing the xy, xz, and yz faces.

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